2022 Events Reflection

Here are some (not all) memorable moments of 2022

January (19th)- #NationalPopcornDay. Ourselves and Jon from the Cineplex Galaxy Cinemas in #OwenSound spread some #RandomActsOfPopcorn throughout our community to show our appreciation!

February (11th)- we celebrated #211Day and 13 years with 211 Ontario!

March (14th)- #NationalPiDay. As part of our fundraiser in support of Canadian Mental Health Grey Bruce, OSHaRE and us, 52 pies were baked by the Grey Roots Cafe (CMHA) and OSHaRE.

April (23rd)- Pokémon Go Community Day event in support of local community programming at Harrison Park.

May (27th)- Foodland Hanover hosted a BBQ in support of the victims of the May 19th fire. This raised $2320.60!

June (21st & 28th)- Bounce 92.3 collected feminine hygiene products at both Shoppers Drug Marts in Owen Sound, Shopper Drug Mart in Hanover, and Kristen’s Pharmacy in Southampton for #TampoonTuesday. The donated products were distributed by us to those in need in those communities!

July– Backpacks start getting stuffed with school supplies and people begin to register for a fully stocked backpack through 211.

August– The annual Stuff the Bus event at Staples in Owen Sound.

September (17th)- We set up a “coat check” stand at Concours d’Lemons presented by Hagerty. We also sold some lemon beverages!

October (25th)- We had our Lunch with Local Leaders event at the Best Western in Owen Sound. This event gave young professionals and entrepreneurs a unique opportunity to network and learn from local well established individuals who have successful careers.

November (29th)- Giving Tuesday! This year The Ginger Press Bookshop and Cafe in support of us put on the first-ever Downtown Dine Around! Participants checked out four amazing downtown Owen Sound establishments while giving to SOS (Supportive Outreach Service).

December (9th)- We took part in Moonlight Madness in the River District with Hot Apple Cider.